FAIRsFAIR at EOSC Concertation Meeting

The first two-day workshop for projects which contribute to building the EOSC through H2020 took place in Brussels on 9 and 10 September 2019. About thirty projects were represented at the meeting. The goal of the workshop was to create awareness between projects and foster collaboration and exchange on important topics.

Seventy-three European Data Repositories Seek FAIRsFAIR support

A total of seventy-three data repositories met the 30 August deadline to apply for FAIRsFAIR support in implementing FAIR principles. 

Invitation to EUA-FAIRsFAIR Focus Groups on Research Data management and the FAIR data principles

The European University Association association with FairsFair invites participation in two focus groups taking place later this year in Madrid and Amsterdam, with application deadlines expiring on 22 September and 4 October

FAIRsFAIR Open Call For European Champions

FAIRsFAIR has issued a call for experts from all scientific communities around Europe to join the European Group of FAIR Champions (EGFC).  

Would you like Research in Europe to be more FAIR?

Join the FAIRsFAIR Open Consultation on the Data Repository Landscape in Europe by 20th September 27th September (new deadline). The FAIR principles are about making research data Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable. Data born FAIR requires FAIR skills, practices and services governed by appropriate policies, but what could these be?

FAIRsFAIR Workshop at RDA P14 Event

FairsFair is organising a workshop on October 22 to be held as a co-located event to the RDA plenary. Entitled “Building The Data Landscape of the Future: FAIR Semantics and FAIR Repositories”, the workshop will gather semantics experts, maintainers of semantic registries and data repositories, and representatives from infrastructures in a crucially important brainstorming session around homogenising data artefacts and repositories.

HDF5 European Workshop for Science and Industry

The event is organised by PaNOSC (Photon and Neutron Science Cloud) in collaboration with the HDFGroup and takes place at the ESRF headquarters in Grenoble – France, on 17-18 September 2019. A Call for Abstracts has also been issued and is open until 23 August 2019.

FAIR data in the Social Sciences and Humanities. Ingrid Dillo's lecture at the National Library of Ireland

Over the last decade making data available for broader re-use by other researchers and disciplines is becoming the norm. Researchers around the globe are confronted with growing research data management requirements imposed by funders and publishers. The majority of these researchers recognize the benefits of good research data management. But there are still issues to be tackled.

EOSC EB meeting: FAIRSFAIR as an example to all EOSC-projects

Ingrid Dillo, Deputy Director at DANS and FAIRsFAIR Project Coordinator, gave an overview of the FAIRsFAIR project during the EOSC Executive Board meeting on 24 May 2019.

Services to support FAIR data, a FAIR research culture, EOSC training, Professionalise Data and Identifiers: five FAIRsFAIR co-authored sessions accepted at the Open Science FAIR workshop

FAIRsFAIR will be present with five workshops in the Programme of the Open Science Fair in Porto next September 16-18, 2019